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Long/short ahead as market dips

South African hedge funds delivered a median gain of 0.75% in August, to sit 2.29% higher on the year.

Allan Gray takes patient approach with Africa funds

Solid opportunities abound for Allan Gray’s Africa portfolios amid market dislocations, and  both equity and bond strategies are moving to add previously expensive...

SA hedge funds continue upward climb

South African hedge funds clocked their fourth consecutive positive month in July, with the HedgeNews Africa South African Single Manager Composite adding 0.93%, to...

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FundNews Africa is delighted to announce that our publication has been recognised by the Financial Planning Institute of Southern Africa (FPI) as a...

Peresec focuses on world-class offering

Financial services provider Legae Peresec, formed through a management and B-BBEE (broad-based black economic empowerment) consortium buyout in mid-2018, has officially changed...

Global outlook: Where to from here?

Despite many caveats, equity markets continue to push ahead. As valuation differentials between developed and emerging markets increase, many commentators suggest that investors should consider the Asia-Pacific region. Read the latest compilation of papers from Savvy Investor

Muhu makes gains in tough markets

Tatenda Chapinduka and Grant Hogan at Independent Alternatives have successfully navigated a tough period with their funds, making gains across the product...

Fairtree see benefits in multi-strategy approach

Fairtree’s multi-strategy hedge funds have benefited from their multi-faceted approach to this year’s complicated markets, each gaining more than 17% in...

Southchester grows team and product range

Cape Town-based fixed income boutique Southchester Investment Management has had a strong year so far with its Southchester Smart Escalator Fund, and...

Adventis takes dual approach in Africa

Africa-focused specialist Adventis Ltd is forging ahead with its equity and fixed income mandates, making good headway in recent years.